Each Exhibitor will agree to provide 500 1-3 ounce samples of their submitted Mac N Cheese recipe to be in the running of the People’s Choice Golden Noodle Smackdown Champion. You will be provided a 6 ft table with black linen. The Exhibitor is responsible for displaying and serving their Mac n Cheese Dish.

Included: Branded Visibility at the event, Logo on all social media platforms, print advertising, logo included in two email blasts with website link. 4 General Admission Lanyards for workers at the event.

Event Timing: Sunday, July 14th 4:00 pm to 9:00pm

Guest Sampling: 4:00pm- 8:00pm

Event Address: Newport Syndicate, 18 E 5th St, Newport, KY 41071



Registration Fee: $200

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Northern Kentucky, the gloves are off as the Tri-State’s most talented chefs go head-to-head in a CHEESY-SMACKDOWN! You decide who will be named the MAC & CHEESE CHAMPION by People’s Choice Voting live at the event.

Join us on Sunday, July 14, 2023, for the Rusty’s Mac n’ Cheese Annual Smackdown and get your taste on! This event has limited tickets so don’t wait to get your tickets. All ages are invited.